Name: Christopher Buzby
Date of Birth: January 1
Place of Birth: Abington, PA
Current Location: Jenkintown, PA
Favorite Band(s): Pat Metheny Group; Radiohead; Jellyfish; Dada; Bruce Hornsby; Alice in Chains; Rage Against the Machine; Queensryche; Jane’s Addiction; XTC; Jonatha Brooke; Live; Incubus; God Lives Underwater; Bela Fleck & the Flecktones; Elliott Smith
Favorite Books: Being There; Of Mice and Men; Everyone Poops
Favorite Films: Resevoir Dogs; Memento; Shawshenk Redemption; Caddyshack
Favorite TV Shows: Dateline; 20/20; 60 Minutes; Will & Grace
Favorite Food: Pasta and Red sauce
Favorite Drinks: Dock Street Amber Lager & Green Tea
Favorite Echolyn song(s): mei; the currents of me
These musicians have had the most influence on me: Pat Metheny; Lyle Mays; Igor Stravinsky; Charles Ives; Claude Debussy; Darius Milhaud; Eric Satie; Benjamin Britten; Jeff Buckley; Arnold Schoenberg; Anton Webern; Elliott Smith; Bela Fleck; Radiohead
Music I’m listening to now (as of 12/30/02): Miles Davis (Bitches Brew; Quintet ’65-’68); Joshua Redman; Duncan Shiek; Ben Folds; Jeff Buckley; Elliott Smith; Eric Matthews; Geoff Tate; Roland Orzabel; Pierre Bensusan; Michael Hedges; 311; Jonatha Brooke; Chris Cornell; XTC; Incubus; God Lives Underwater; Radiohead; Foo Fighters; Live; John Mayer; Bela Fleck; Keith Jarrett
4 highlights of my musical career: Performing with Luciano Pavorotti in Emmy award winning performances of “La Boheme” – Academy of Music, Phila. PA – 1982; touring and singing w/ The Philadelphia Boys Choir in St. Pauls Cathedral (London, England) + seabound performances on the Queen Elizabeth II oceanliner on 1983 European tour; performing with echolyn in Club D-Auteil, Quebec City; debuting “mei” with the chamber orchestra in June 2002 at The Trenton War Memorial.
Last updated in 2002 – waiting for Chris to give me updated info.